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Feb
25

Apple, TEC announce joint venture

Apple, TEC announce joint venture The new partnership aims to redefine the way Christian discipleship is done, address intractable demographic trends in the Episcopal Church, and catalyze technology-led ecclesial change.
Feb
11

An open letter to twenty-somethings

An open letter to twenty-somethings The clock ticks, and we name each tick a curse rather than thanking God for the gift of time. But that's not seeing the world as it is revealed by Jesus the Messiah.
Jan
20

On BBQ and other mysteries

On BBQ and other mysteries What constitutes a valid BBQ? And do our cookbooks shape or reflect our knowledge of the real thing?
Oct
22

Worship, law, and “my personal Jesus”

The idea of a personal relationship with Jesus that lacks the experience of grace as command is just plain silly. Like sex without committed fellowship under God, it ain't the real thing.
Sep
2

The ecclesial ethics of moving furniture

The ecclesial ethics of moving furniture Moving the furniture one inch per year is not simply folk wisdom. It's sound theology.
Oct
3

Why is the rich man in Hell?

Ignore the poor at your gates with caution.
Sep
3

On being ‘spiritual, not religious’

There is indeed a waiting that is a listening, yet the path to spiritual flourishing proceeds upward.
Aug
27

My weekend as a detective

Expect bad karma when you steal from a priest.
Jul
18

A response to Ephraim Radner

Arguing about the rightness of same-sex marriage distracts us from our theological task, and is the least fruitful way to cultivate the virtue of Christian community.
Feb
12

Augustinian brothers? Not so fast

Hard to believe the suggestion that Rowan and Benedict are anti-Thomists. But perhaps they did resist a contemporary “stripping of the altars.”
Dec
16

Dare we light the pink candle?

Proclaiming joy in the midst of tragedy
Nov
28

On the rite of reconciliation

Is absolution conditioned upon the sincerity of the one seeking reconciliation? Are there occasions in which absolution should be withheld?
Oct
26

Mourdock, rape, and Christian hope

Is rape "something that God intended to happen"?
Oct
7

On marriage and divorce

How is Jesus’ rejection of divorce for the purpose of remarrying good news?

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